January 31, 2017 was a glorious day for hip hop. DRXQUINNX, Demnark Ves, and Azarias joined forces to bring us Doppelganger: a FREE six track EP featuring the emceeing of Denmark Ves and DRXQUINNX over the production of Azarias. Doppelganger is grimy and slick-mouthed; classic boom-bap knocks with a gutter soundscape feels. These Chicago-based artists really … Continue reading If You Haven’t Copped that New Doppelganger, You’re Missing Out | Dr. Quinn, Denmark Ves, and Azarias
On November 22, 2016, Chicago artist, Tomorrow King and Future Cult Leaders of America (FCLA) founding member Lamon Manuel released his freshman project Music to Feel Like Sh*t to. Manuel mainly partnered with renowned producer Analog(ue) Tape Dispenser to create arguably one of the best projects of 2016 and for years to come. Riddled with … Continue reading WAIT NO LONGER! Lamon Manuel has brought us Music to Feel Like Sh*t to. CHECK IT OUT NOW!
DRXQUINNX (formerly I2K of Mad C and I2K) released his new EP, Bright Lights in LoFi on ReSERVED Records. Prepare to embark on a “psychedelic rap trip” Low Fidelity (LoFi) and journey through the mind of rap antithesis that is DRXQUINNX. “Bright Lights in LoFi” is a 7 track EP that showcases a sample of DRXQUINNX’s talents combining underground and … Continue reading Bright Lights In LoFi by DRXQUINNX Is Finally Out!
https://soundcloud.com/jyroscope/sets/on-the-house Progressive hip-hop group Jyroscope unearths their latest release On The House. The trio consists of members I.B. Fokuz, Collasoul Structure and DJ Seanile. “Jyro” has performed alongside the likes of K-os, The Cool Kids, Pac Div, Saul Williams, and Kool Herc throughout their journey. Known for the manifestation of alluring performances, On The House has been long awaited by fans since the release of Ragtime and On The Rocks in 2011 on … Continue reading Jyroscope’s Nostalgic Dance Party is ‘On The House’
FUTURE CULT LEADERS of AMERICA @ The Burlington The Burlington 3425 W. Fullerton Chicago, Il. 60647 Doors: 8pm Show: 8:30pm $10/21+ Lamon Manuel (F.C.L.A./Tomorrow Kings) https://lamonmanuel.bandcamp.com/ AMS. (F.C.L.A./OM Records San Francisco) https://agentmos.bandcamp.com/ Defcee (SkighMob, CATCHWRECK, Natural Selection, F.C.L.A.) https://soundcloud.com/defcee Scallops Hotel (Milo) https://miloraps.com/ Live Beat set by *hitmayng (CATCHWRECK) http://soundcloud.com/hitmayng RSVP NOW!: https://www.facebook.com/events/1625651984348050/
Dr. Quinn, the production mastermind behind ReSERVED's own twisted genius duo Mad C and I2K, takes to the mic and releases a proper wielding of swords on his solo debut ReSERVED release. Full of imagerial lines and audacious ideas over vintage to bass-heavy instrumentals, The Gooch picks up on the same Blaxploitation/futuristic/original urban Afro-slang that … Continue reading DR. QUINN (FORMERLY I2K of MAD C & I2K) RELEASES THE GOOCH ON ReSERVED! FREE DOWNLOAD!
The cool steez of Phantom Thrett is captured in this magnificent tune. In a nutshell, Thrett and the samurai wordsmith Waju tell a truth that a short description cannot convey: the human species, while called "evolved", are animals of the most degenerate kind. We even destroy that which provides us the ability to … Continue reading PHANTOM THRETT: “WILD ANIMALS”, FEAT WAJU
Sometimes, we take the talents and individuality of those who are closest to us for granted. We become accustomed to their brilliance that its luminescence becomes second nature to us, though we are its polar. Well, let me take a step away from the close proximity I share with my Tomorrow Kings brother and friend, … Continue reading ANALOG(UE) TAPE DISPENSER AND SKECH185: THE END
Vast Aire of Cannibal OX teams up with Chicago's Gilead 7 of Tomorrow Kings for "Gatekeeper" over production by Maker. The flipside is Gilead 7's super group, Tomorrow Kings, with one their tracks from the new album "Nigger Rigged Time Machine", titled "Featuring Lil Wayne". you can purchase it online at the 5th element store.